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Address: 2a Eastern Esplanade | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2LB, England
Phone Number: 01843 221 791
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I have been several times to the Tom Thumb. I just seem to keep going back. The theatre performance I saw there opened my eyes to what a theatre experience could be and the films... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Náfplio, Argolis, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

I have been several times to the Tom Thumb. I just seem to keep going back. The theatre performance I saw there opened my eyes to what a theatre experience could be and the films I have caught on Monday nights are such a welcome relief from American blockbuster money making culture that I just cheer that the Tom Thumb... More 

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Whitstable
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We went to the Tom Thumb Theatre for a jazz session on Wednesday night never having been before to this theatre ,Jazz we know, but this theatre is something else.Please go and have a look and book a night to remember. Go early and have a drink up in the bar, you will just love it .The Palladium this aint.

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Margate, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I deserve a bad mark..for all the years living in thanet ..minus 10 I had not been to this little gem Went on Saturday night for a small show..sorry excuse the joke and it was lovely..a quaint place to be..and I had to be in the front row as i like to interact with the comedian. does need a lick... More 

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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

On the evening of Friday 12th September 'After Dark Tales' (the new version of 'Scandal Nights') held the first Story Telling session which proved to be absolutely terrific! The tiny quaint Tom Thumb Theatre was the perfect setting for Dave Tonge from Norwich who held the audience in the palm of his hand, engaging with us in a very special... More 

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

What a wonderful old building but in need of urgent repair. The building was being restored so we could not go inside.

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
37 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

the kids will love this, give it a go you will need to park up and walk to get their but well worth it

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Margate, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I have been here for a few different events and always find the staff to be incredibly friendly and helpful (and knowledgeable of the local area) The building itself is just the cutest thing and the fin bar upstairs is decorated perfectly providing the ideal venue for a pre or post show pint. Love it.

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london
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Visited recently and had a great night. Recently interesting venue with a capacity of around 50 and the smallest stage in the country. More people should know about this place and visit because real quirky places like this are few and far between.

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I was invited to Tom Thumb Theatre by some friends promising a drink or two, live music and a cool place to visit, and i was not disappointed. Tom Thumb Theatre is a must for anyone visiting Margate and looking for a night out. The acts can be booked and looked up on their website and its an eclectic mix... More 

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Margate, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

The history and the famous names that have been patrons in the past are truly a revelation. They allow local residents groups to use the venue. Some top names in the theatre scene appear there now. A must visit!!

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